Page author: David Giblin
Carex albonigra
black-and-white-scaled sedge

Distribution: Occurring in the Cascade and Olympic mountains of Washington; Alaska south to California, east to the Rocky Mountains.

Habitat: Alpine areas, high elevation talus and scree.

Flowers: July-August

Origin: Native

Growth Duration: Perennial

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Carex albonigra Mack.
Publication: Fl. Rocky Mts. 137, 1060. 1917. 1917.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
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Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Carex albonigra in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WA Flora Checklist: Carex albonigra checklist entry.

E-Flora BC: Carex albonigra atlas page.

CalPhotos: Carex albonigra photos.

USDA Plants: Carex albonigra information.

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